Craigslist is kind of a untamed jungle of free stuff on the internet, while cousin Freecycle is more of a curated circus of free schwaggery. If you’re a loyal Freecyclist, the site wants you to help ringmaster its vast array of wanted, takenand claimed goods. Brooklyn moderator Leonna writes: “With over 29,000 members I think it is time I get more help. So I am looking for 50-80 more moderators.” The requirement is at least a year as Brooklyn Freecycle member. Interested? Contact Leonna through this post (members only) with the subject line “I would like to be a Moderator.” You have to follow these dos and don’ts for moderators. Current Freecycle offerings, btw: an assortment of samples from Clinique and Lancome, bunk beds in East NY and tiki torches (with lighter fluid) in Prospect Heights.
This year, we’ve learned that the most terrifying thing some people can imagine is a clown slowly stalking them from a forest. For others (me), it’s the thought of this election being stuck in a Twilight Zone-ish scenario that actually doesn’t end of Nov. 8 and carries on forever until the earth is mercifully swallowed by the […]
From the NY Post today: As residential buildings continue to replace parking lots and garages around New York City, finding permanent space for your car has never been harder. But drivers looking to buy their own space now have a reason for hope. The Parking Club, a renovated 130-space parking garage at 185-187 Pacific St. […]
The MTA has been talking around the idea of replacing the Metrocard for years now, but it wasn’t until earlier this year that they actually asked anyone to help them do it. And with such a fast-track plan to go Metrocard-free by 2020, even city officials are still raising a suspicious eyebrow. But hey, it turns out that one mobile fare payment […]